Head of Technical
Website Hunter Selection
Head of Technical
Car allowance, 5% EE & 10% ER pension, 3 x life cover, 26 days holiday and family medical cover
An established Food Manufacturer, family owned for decades and now part of a larger group, are looking for a Head of Technical to join the business.
This is a crucial role within the business working with the Chief Executive and the senior leadership team to develop strategies and build on the Company’s strengths.
Working within the Food industry, this role would best suit a Technical Manager Qualified to degree level in Food Science, microbiology or a related discipline.
Role & Responsibilities:
*Develop, plan and implement a strategy for the Technical and Quality team
*Actively promote health, safety and environmental awareness across all sites
*Deliver Technical and Quality objectives and guide the function ensuring maximum effectiveness
*Work with Operations to improve business and manufacturing processes
*Lead and oversee the Company’s Quality Management and Food Safety Systems
*Direct and deliver regulatory provision to ensure legal compliance and protect brand reputation.
*Handle regulatory changes that may impact existing product lines, new product development and business growth
*Maintain contact with trade associations, technical bodies and research associations
*Manage relationships with customers and suppliers
*Develop and control annual budgets
Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
*Qualified to degree level in Food Science, Microbiology or a related discipline – Essential
*5 + years’ experience in a Technical / QA / Regulatory Affairs senior managerial level role
Shifts & Benefits Package:
*Benefits:- Car allowance, 5% EE & 10% ER pension, 3 x life cover, 26 days holiday and family medical cover
To apply please email your CV / resume to email@example.com
Hunter Selection is a nationwide provider of recruitment services in ENGINEERING, MANUFACTURING, SERVICE & TECHNOLOGY. Find out more about us and search all our current vacancies at hunterselection.co.uk